Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pyrrhocoris apterus

Pyrrhocoris apterus (Linnaeus, 1758)

firebug

on Malvaceae, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the fruits.

host plants

Malvaceae, oligophagous

Alcea rosea; Althaea officinalis; Hibiscus syriacus; Malva arborea, neglecta, parviflora, sylvestris; Tilia cordata, platyphyllos.

Alao Aesculus; Beta vulgaris; Chenopodium; Cornus sanguinea; Cupressus sempervirens; Fraxinus excelsior; Leonurus cardiaca; Malus domestica; Medicago sativa; Nicotiana tabacum; Peganum harmala; Phaseolus vulgaris; Platanus orientalis; Populus; Robinia pseudoacacia; Salvia officinalis; Sinapis arvensis; Thymus serpyllum; Trifolium; Ulmus; Urtica; Valeriana officinalis; Zea mays.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Alexander (2008a), Aukema, Heijerman & Kalkman (2016a), Aukema, Hermes & Ketelaar (2018a), Awad & Önder (1997a), Bantock (2018a), Bury, Mazepa, Obszarny, ao (2021a), Cassar (2019a), Diéguez Fernández (2018a), Dioli (1997a), Dioli & Salvetti (2009a), Endrestøl & Roth (2020a), Kristenová, Exnerová & Štys (2011a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Mata, Grosso-Silva & Goula (2013a), Meijer, Smit, Beukeboom & Schilthuizen (2012a), Protic, Petrov, Petrov & Karan-Znidarsic (2008a), Rieger, Stehlík & Heiss (2001a).

Last modified 11.iv.2022